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    Sale 2128

    Christie's Interiors

    13 - 14 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 700

    TWO CHINESE MACARONI AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES AND TWO BANDED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES,

    18TH 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO CHINESE MACARONI AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES AND TWO BANDED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLES,
    18TH 19TH CENTURY,
    the brown and white macaroni agate bottle with gilt metal-mounted stopper; a translucent white and pale beige bottle carved with mask-form handles with brass-mounted coral stopper and ivory spoon; the larger banded bottle with a stopper, collar and ivory spoon; the smaller banded bottle with mother-of-pearl mounted coral stopper, painted wood collar and ivory spoon
    The larger macaroni agate bottle, the tallest, 3in. (7.6cm.) high (8)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES V. SWAIN
    (LOTS 700-702)